Gionyx review

It has been awhile since I had a hair color touch up by a professional salon. When my blogger friend Rhea Bue recommended me to visit Gionyx in Makati for hair services, I did not hesitate. I saw her recently hi-lighted hair and it looker great. Greetin me from the reception area was Karen, the owner of Gionyx who immediately gave a compliment about my eyes. She’s Korean and don’t know Tagalog. She directed me to stylist Miguel who showed me their color pegs. Unlile Rhea I did not opt for hi lights t but just a clean hair color touch up to hide myRead More →

Watsons Switch and Save Products

The notion that “cheaper means lower quality” has always been one of the main reasons people still choose expensive and more popular brands. This assumption is what Watsons is trying to change with their Switch and Save campaign wherein they encourage consumers to switch to Watson brands and be able to save money that they can use for things they want. Personally, I have been using  Watson label products and honestly I can’t tell the difference. Here’s some of the Watsons label products you can buy so you can Switch and Save: Products include personal care products lotion, facial masks, liquid hand soap, toothbrush, mouthwash,Read More →

How To Make Dry And Damaged Hair Healthy Again

There isn’t a person on the planet who doesn’t want to have healthy, soft hair. The global hair care industry is worth an estimated $88 billion, proving that millions of people around the world are willing to spend a good amount of money to achieve hair that is silky and beautiful. Unfortunately, many people find that despite the fact that they buy the most expensive hair care products on the market, their hair remains dry and damaged. While countless hair care brands promise to heal damaged hair, they often fail to live up to their claims. Why Hair Care Brands Lie Any hair care brandRead More →

Smartbond Matthew Collins

Summer is one of those times most of us dare to make a drastic change in our hair.  So drastic that oftentimes it leads to hair damages like dry and brittle hair because of over processing via haircolor or we pick the wrong hair style. At Jeu De Couleurs hair and fashion show by L’Oreal Professionel they introduced  hair contouring and Smartbond through world renowned hairstylist Matthew Collins who flew in all the way from Toronto! Matthew Collins is L’Oreal Professionel International Ambassador and is a known editorial haie stylist for 12 years.  He has a long list of celebrity clients including Cynthia Nixon, MeghanRead More →

The moment I stepped in my plane back to Manila, I knew I need a new hair color. Luckily a box of Shades Cream Hair Dye Safe Ka Hair Survival Kit was waiting for me at home .  In the survival kit were two boxes of Shades Cream Hair Dye in Burgundy plus essentials for DIY hair coloring. In the box of the Shades Cream Hair Dye is a Shades Cream Colorant, Shades Cream Developer, a Shades Protective Glove and instruction leaflet.  I was actually looking for an after shampoo and conditioner treatment but did not find any.   Upon reading the packaging I learnedRead More →

I don’t know anyone who is not impressed or enticed with something beautiful. Recently, Rustan’s had gathered together all the beauty aficionados in one gathering . Aptly entitled So Surreal, the annual affair spotlights the Philippines’ only luxury one-stop beauty shop’s affiliated brands and products through a dreamy lens. Transforming the floors of Rustan’s Makati into an all-white wonderland illuminated by contrasting neon pastels, Beauty Addict continues its four-year streak with whimsical installations and picturesque surreal elements, turning one’s imaginative beauty idea into reality.Read More →

So, every blogger I know right now in Manila is feeling some sense of freedom after the Top Blogs Philippines went offline for probably about a month or so now.  Freedom because they no longer feel compelled to compete with themselves and other bloggers for the ranking that most of them said is flawed but a lot of agencies would follow anyway.  Personally, I think it was good that this Philippines Top Bloggers ranking site is gone because 1) agencies will be forced to do their work  and do a research and 2) it is good because those who are competitive like my and alwaysRead More →

The amount of commercials for hair and beauty products these days is truly overwhelming. It seems like there is a new company springing up every two seconds to sell you a new product that is supposedly the best on the market. You might have certain brands that you have been loyal to for many years. These brands have never let you down and you have no reason to switch to a different brand. However, you might be in a situation where you want to try something new. If this is the case, there are some things you need to know before you head off toRead More →